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A Mitchell woman was arrested in mid-November for possession of a controlled substance. Amanda Reed, 28, was taken on Nov. 7 for a detox hold after being reported as intoxicated on the second floor of 304 N. Main St., according to court documents. She blew a 0.116 on a breathalyzer, according to court documents.
The latest Crime Stoppers "Crime of the Week," was a theft from a local business. Authorities say that between 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 25 and 8:30 a.m. on Nov. 26, Davison Feed Supply at 1100 W. Havens in Mitchell was forcibly entered.
PLANKINTON -- A semi truck blocked traffic for about an hour Tuesday when its trailer got caught on a guardrail on U.S. Highway 281 near Plankinton. S.D. Highway Patrol Trooper Grant Lubbers said a semi hauling a wind turbine pillar west on Interstate 90 and took the 310 exit onto Highway 281. The semi turned south onto 281, making an extra-wide turn, Lubbers said. The trailer hauling the pillar also had a rear dolly, or trailer, with auto-steer, which automatically straightens out the trailer on wide turns.
HARRISON -- Delmer and Loretta Van Genderen, Harrison, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, Dec. 10. Their family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 27239 383rd Ave., Harrison, S.D., 57344.
Pearl Neugebauer, Mitchell, will celebrate her 90th birthday at an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7 at Countryside Living, Mitchell. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to 2100 N. Wisconsin, Apt. 131, Mitchell, S.D., 57301.
LETCHER — Eileen Linke, Letcher, celebrated her 90th birthday during the Linke Family Reunion and Smith Family Thanksgiving on Nov. 23 in Letcher. There were more than 80 family members present.
A Mitchell woman has been indicted on drug charges for using methamphetamine. Tiffany Loyd, 26, is charged with unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance, meth, for taking the drug between Oct. 20 and 23 in Davison County. The charge carries a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine.
A Mitchell man is accused of assault, causing injuries, and pointing a pistol at someone. Brian Behrens, 27, entered the victim's home by knocking on the door then pushing his way through when the victim opened the door, court documents state. When in the kitchen, Behrens assaulted the victim, causing a cut on the victim's head and blood on his face, according to court documents.
The following cases were among those heard Tuesday during a circuit court session at the Davison County Public Safety Center in Mitchell: • Keith Allstot, 54, of Wenatchee, Wash., pleaded guilty to unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance, methamphetamine; Judge Tim Bjorkman ordered a presentence investigation and scheduled sentencing for January. • Phillip Hull, 41, of Mitchell, pleaded guilty to and was sentenced for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine; Judge Tim Bjorkman ordered a 21-month prison sentence to run concurrent with a previously served 21-month senten
An open house will be held tonight for Davison County residents to give feedback regarding the county's road system and its future. The event is from 5:30 to 7 p.m., with a short, informal presentation at 6 p.m. It will be held at the Davison County Fairgrounds in the meeting hall. The county and South Dakota Department of Transportation are partnering on a transportation study, which will look at trends and needs in the county.